Marquee Matchup: Clippers Take on Miami

Both teams are 3-2 heading into this meeting tonight at the AmericanAirlines Arena. The Clippers are coming off a shocking loss to the Orlando Magic last night but have had their sights on this face off against the champs. Meanwhile, the Heat have won their last two games coming into this one, with Chris Bosh returning to the lineup tonight. LeBron James is off to … Continue reading Marquee Matchup: Clippers Take on Miami

Thunder vs. Spurs Series Notes

Here we go, sheer and robust young talent against aged experience: the Spurs and Thunder series will bring these facets together for the next two weeks.  Both of these teams have easily cruised through the playoffs, with the Spurs sweeping both the Jazz and Clippers behind pioneers such as Tony Parker and Tim Duncan. In the postseason, Duncan is averaging 17.6 points and 9 boards … Continue reading Thunder vs. Spurs Series Notes

Tonight’s Match ups…

Heat v. Sixers — The Miami Heat are in Philly tonight for a crucial meeting against the Sixers. Philadelphia is 7-3 in their last ten games, winning their last four. Andre Iguodala has broken out of his mediocre shell and is putting up double-double’s at ease, averaging 6.3 assists and 7.4 boards a game in his last ten. The Heat are healthy; Wade, ‘Bron and … Continue reading Tonight’s Match ups…

Game Preview: Chicago Bulls v. OKC Thunder 10-27-10

  Chicago Bulls (0-0) v. Oklahoma City Thunder (0-0) Wednesday, October 26th, 2010 8:00PM EST Line: Oklahoma City -6 Overview: The fresh new NBA season kicks off for both Chicago and Oklahoma City in this meeting. Both teams are coming off impressive runs in the postseason and are looking to make the leap to become title contenders this season. For Chicago, Derrick Rose is looking … Continue reading Game Preview: Chicago Bulls v. OKC Thunder 10-27-10

Game Preview: Portland Trail Blazers v. LA Clippers 10-27-10

Portland Trail Blazers (1-0) v. Los Angeles Clippers (0-0) Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 10:30PM EST Line: Portland -2.5 Overview: The Blazers were able to kick off their season on Tuesday with an 8-point win over the Suns without their young center, Greg Oden. The seven-footer announced on Monday that he’s eyeing a late-November return, but Portland did just fine without him, out-rebounding the Suns by … Continue reading Game Preview: Portland Trail Blazers v. LA Clippers 10-27-10

Game Preview: Miami Heat v. Philadelphia 76ers 10-27-10

Miami Heat (0-1) v. Philadelphia 76ers (0-0) Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 7:00PM EST Line: Miami -7.5 Overview: The Miami Heat will travel to Philadelphia to face off against the young Sixers after coming off a sloppy loss to the Boston Celtics. LeBron James and Dwyane Wade both showed signs of limited playing time together, as both players committed a combined total of 14 turnovers in … Continue reading Game Preview: Miami Heat v. Philadelphia 76ers 10-27-10

Basketball All Night

That’s right, today, January 2nd of this young 2009 brings every team to the court, after having the day off for New Year’s yesterday. There’s plenty of uneven match-ups and a portion of what should be great games to watch. Blessed are those with the NBA League Pass. Here’s my snappy predictions towards the games.   Miami (17-13) v. Orlando (25-7) Not a bad setting. Orlando’s … Continue reading Basketball All Night

Philadelphia Sixers (2-3) v. Orlando Magic (2-2)

Caught this one from the start. Dwight Howard falls into foul trouble early when he picked up his second personal foul in with less than two minutes into the game. Philly’s averaging 19 turnovers per game heading into this contest, their losses are well backed by their careless control over the ball. Iguodala’s frustrating start for the season continues, after scoring his only two points … Continue reading Philadelphia Sixers (2-3) v. Orlando Magic (2-2)